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Senior Media Specialist

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A prominent video entertainment organisation is currently seeking an individual to assume the role of Senior Media Specialist. The successful incumbent will be responsible for successfully planning, analysing, recommending and implementing multi-channel marketing strategies which assist the organisation in meeting its marketing goals.


  • Develop unique strategies and builds upon current client strategies within the digital arena to meet/exceed objectives.
  • Execute projects to be high quality, on time and cost-effective/on budget.
  • Foster timeline development and monitor progress, ensure that deadlines are met.
  • Manage overall project scope and ensure that staffing assumptions adhere to budget.
  • Develops strong, trusting relationships between clients and agency partners, providing leadership and support during strategy, ideation, and execution.
  • Proactively keep abreast of assigned clients' marketing and media plans, and provide technological solutions including rich media, site optimisation, promotional ideas, mobile, social networks, viral, etc.
  • Write communications briefs and ensure that creative and media are effectively integrated.
  • Manage research studies that yield rich insights into consumer online behaviour and key motivational/attitudinal behaviour.
  • Develop a total understanding of online target audience and mindset modes.
  • Ensure that accountability is established during the project planning process.


  • Relevant degree in Marketing.
  • Post Grad (Advantageous).
  • 5-8 years’ experience in similar or related field.
  • Superior communication skills.
  • Subscription services knowledge.
  • Marketing (traditional, new media, guerrilla and ‘word of mouth’) experience and knowledge.
  • Product marketing knowledge.
  • Press and analyst relations experience.
  • Business development experience.
  • Financial Management and Modelling experience.

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Gauteng - JHB North